[PHOTOS] Mombasa governor Nassir takes office

He was sworn into the office together with his deputy Francis Foleni Thoya.

In Summary

• Nassir now takes over from Hassan Ali Joho who led the county for ten years.

• Nassir was declared winner of the Mombasa gubernatorial elections held on August 29.

Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir taking oath of office at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir taking oath of office at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Abdulswamad Nassir was sworn into office as the second governor of Mombasa on Thursday.

The ceremony was held at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park.

He was sworn into office together with his deputy Francis Foleni Thoya.

Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir taking oath of office at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir taking oath of office at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Image: ONYANGO OCHIENG'

Nassir now takes over from Hassan Ali Joho who led the county for ten years.

Nassir was declared the winner of the Mombasa gubernatorial elections held on August 29. 

Top Azimio leaders led by Narc Kenya leader Martha Karua and Wiper party boss Kalonzo Musyoka on Thursday witnessed the swearing-in of Nassir as Mombasa governor. 

Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park ahead of his swearing in ceremony on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park ahead of his swearing in ceremony on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Mombasa County Inspectorate offices also graced the event.

He garnered 119,083 votes against his closest rival former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar of UDA who polled 98,105.

Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir and Former Mombasa governor Hassan Joho during his swearing in at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir and Former Mombasa governor Hassan Joho during his swearing in at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir and his deputy Francis Thoya at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park ahead of his swearing in ceremony on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir and his deputy Francis Thoya at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park ahead of his swearing in ceremony on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Mombasa county inspectorate officers during governor elect Abdulswamad Nassirat swearing in ceremony at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa county inspectorate officers during governor elect Abdulswamad Nassirat swearing in ceremony at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Mombasa county inspectorate officers during governor elect Abdulswamad Nassirat swearing in ceremony at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa county inspectorate officers during governor elect Abdulswamad Nassirat swearing in ceremony at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Mombasa county inspectorate officers during governor elect Abdulswamad Nassirat swearing in ceremony at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa county inspectorate officers during governor elect Abdulswamad Nassirat swearing in ceremony at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir, NARC Kenya leader Martha Karua during his swearing in at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park ahead on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
Mombasa governor elect Abdulswamad Nassir, NARC Kenya leader Martha Karua during his swearing in at the Mama Ngina Waterfront Park ahead on Thursday, September 15, 2022.
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